Using dance as a metaphor, the short film, Re-embody, explores the progression of healing as a body discovers that it holds the unconscious secrets to rebirth, housed in physical memories that surface when the mind can be stilled.
A game about the eating disorder anorexia nervosa, a phenomenon fraught with misconceptions (e.g. anorexics starve themselves simply to look thinner), Perfection plays with perceptions of beauty and ‘perfection’ to enable an experiential understanding of why someone would starve themselves.
This transmedia project was produced with a grant from the
Chicago Digital Media Production Fund, a project of Voqal Fund
administered by Chicago Filmmakers.
And by DePaul University’s College of Computing and Digital Media’s